Chart 7
Employment losses in May concentrated in Ontario and Nova Scotia

employment change (%) compared with February 2020 -18 -16 -14 -12 -10 -8 -6 -4 -2 0 2 Feb. 2020 May 2021 OntarioOntario Nova ScotiaNova Scotia Rest of CanadaRest of Canada
Source(s):
Labour Force Survey (3701), table 14-10-0287-01.

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Employment losses in May concentrated in Ontario and Nova Scotia, employment change (%) compared with February 2020
  Ontario Nova Scotia Rest of Canada
February 2020 0.0 0.0 0.0
March 2020 -5.2 -5.6 -5.2
April 2020 -14.4 -16.1 -16.4
May 2020 -15.1 -14.3 -13.3
June 2020 -10.2 -8.6 -8.4
July 2020 -8.1 -7.5 -6.1
August 2020 -6.5 -6.3 -5.4
September 2020 -4.3 -4.1 -3.6
October 2020 -3.9 -3.3 -3.1
November 2020 -3.4 -0.9 -3.0
December 2020 -3.4 -2.6 -3.4
January 2021 -5.4 -0.9 -4.0
February 2021 -4.1 -0.4 -2.6
March 2021 -1.6 0.0 -1.5
April 2021 -3.7 -0.2 -2.0
May 2021 -4.1 -5.0 -2.2
Source(s):
Labour Force Survey (3701), table 14-10-0287-01.
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